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BHS Marching Band fundraising concert Feb. 28
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October 19, 2016
Cass County Board: Hearing set on police body cameras
BACKUS — Sheriff Tom Burch will conduct a public hearing at the 9 a.m. Nov. 1 Cass County Board meeting on a proposed updated department policy on the use of police body cameras. All Cass patrol officers have such a camera. Deputies have been using them for six or seven years, Burch...
October 19, 2016 - 12:37pm
October 17, 2016
Two 16-year-olds arrested in smash-and-grab burglary
BEMIDJI—Two 16-year-old males have been arrested in connection to a smash-and-grab burglary at a Bemidji pawn shop. At 2:25 a.m. Oct. 11,...
October 17, 2016 - 10:57am
October 5, 2016
Former Valley City police lieutenant was accused of having sex in evidence room, squad car
VALLEY CITY, N.D.—A police lieutenant who resigned here in July in the face of a second internal investigation against him was accused of having...
October 5, 2016 - 3:34pm
October 2, 2016
Appel new police chief in Park Rapids
PARK RAPIDS -- Park Rapids has a new chief in town. The city council followed the hiring committee's recommendation and on Tuesday approved the appointment of Jeffrey Appel as Park Rapids Chief of Police. Appel is currently a captain with the Savage Police Department and will start...
October 2, 2016 - 12:03pm
September 19, 2016
Two years later, search continues for NDSU student’s killer
MOORHEAD, Minn. – It’s been nearly two years since Tom Bearson was last seen alive, but the memory of his laugh – one that would build...
September 19, 2016 - 2:31pm
September 15, 2016
Runaways put pressure on Grand Rapids
GRAND RAPIDS, Minn -- On the days early this month that answers to the Jacob Wetterling mystery unfolded, there were four teens from Grand Rapids...
September 15, 2016 - 5:00pm
August 11, 2016
Bemidji joins nation for law-enforcement 5K
BEMIDJI -- Supporters of law enforcement will gather Sunday night to participate in a 5K run/walk event to honor police officers across the country. Linda Roberts, whose husband is a deputy with the Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office, worked with about 20 other law enforcement spouses...
August 11, 2016 - 9:00pm
July 28, 2016
Showing support: Community holds vigil to support police
BEMIDJI — Community members and police got together Thursday night to pray, listen to speeches and enjoy donuts at Library Park in honor of...
July 28, 2016 - 8:52pm
July 20, 2016
Laporte woman plans vigil for police
BEMIDJI -- The Bemidji community, as well as area residents, will have a chance to honor law enforcement personnel at a vigil Thursday night. Virginia Overton, of Laporte, Minn., decided to plan the vigil, scheduled for 7 p.m. in Bemidji’s Library Park, to counteract backlash police...
July 20, 2016 - 4:50pm
July 13, 2016
Bemidji goes Blue: Bemidji community supports officers in wake of shootings (W/ VIDEO)
BEMIDJI -- While law enforcement nationwide are receiving heavy backlash following police shootings of two black men in Louisiana and Minnesota,...
July 13, 2016 - 7:53pm
July 9, 2016
Healthcare Not Handcuffs: Community discusses drug addiction, mental health
BEMIDJI—Nearly 40 community members turned out Saturday to discuss mental health, racism in the justice system, foster care and drug addiction...
July 9, 2016 - 6:34pm
July 1, 2016
Crime report for June 30
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Thursday: Accident11:27 a.m. Officers responded to...
July 1, 2016 - 5:30pm
Police arrest suspect in Moorhead homicide, arson case
MOORHEAD, Minn. -- Justin Marshal Critt had many previous encounters with police before he emerged as the suspect in a killing that also involved...
July 1, 2016 - 5:17pm
June 30, 2016
UPDATED: Person of interest charged with sexual assault, murder of Fargo woman
FARGO – With a bloody shirt linking a man to the homicide of a Fargo woman, prosecutors have charged him with sexually assaulting and murdering...
June 30, 2016 - 7:05pm
June 22, 2016
Crime report for June 21
Sheriff’s ReportThe Beltrami County Sheriff’s Office responded to the following calls Tuesday: Boat3:54 p.m. Officers received a call of...
June 22, 2016 - 7:01pm